Augusta, Ga. — There will be another school district shutting down in-person learning after this week.Read the rest of this entry »
Bamberg — Another local school district has shut down in-person learning and gone to virtual learning.
According to the (Orangeburg) Times and Democrat, both of Bamberg County’s school districts are shutting their schools down and switching to virtual learning.Read the rest of this entry »
The Williston School District has announced at 4:00 pm today that the entire district will close schools to in-person learning and go virtual.
This is effective immediately.Read the rest of this entry »
Allendale — The Allendale-Fairfax School District announced on Thursday that they will be immediately going virtual.
They’re the first school on the South Carolina side of the Aiken Area to make this announcement.Read the rest of this entry »
On Tuesday, Tropical Storm Fred made his presence known.
That is when tornado warnings popped up across the Central Savannah River Area of South Carolina. There were no tornado warnings issued for any of the 14 Central Georgia and Georgia Lowcountry counties in the Aiken Area.Read the rest of this entry »
Warrenton, Ga. — The Warren County School District has announced that starting today, all pupils who attend school will go virtual.
This will last until September 7.Read the rest of this entry »
Orangeburg — On the third day of school, a mass shooting has happened.
Just after dismissal today, someone shot three pupils who attended Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School.Read the rest of this entry »
Sylvania — Another Aiken Area school district is closing schools for in-person learning for 14 days.
The Screven County School District announced that they’re closing schools to in-person learning on Wednesday at 3:45 pm and will go virtual on August 23.Read the rest of this entry »
The census data is in for the nation.
The population figures are looking mighty grim for the Aiken Area as a whole.Read the rest of this entry »
Gibson, Ga. — Rising COVID Delta cases are causing two small local counties to close their schools and go virtual already.
Glascock and Taliaferro counties announced on Friday that their school districts were going virtual until August 20. This is due to children getting COVID in the schools. Taliaferro County schools run on a year-round schedule.Read the rest of this entry »